Thursday 31 December 2015
Raymond Ramcharitar, The Guardian (Port-of-Spain)

…the small number of people who consume these cultural products tend to be the ones who make key decisions for the society. So the works themselves may be absent from public consciousness, but their ideas can be dominant. Ayn Rand’s thousand-page plodder, Atlas Shrugged, won’t be read by the majority of Americans. But that Alan Greenspan and many Republican ideologues read it ensures its ideas live on in American culture.

Posted Thursday 31 December 2015 19:16:10 Publication date: 29 Dec 2015